The final Saturday of February has been declared "Open That Bottle Night" or #OTBN. It was created by two Wall Street Journalists who realized that too many people kept waiting for that special day to open a bottle of wine.
It is 2016 and the New Year has brought a new #WinePW. We were invited to jump on board with a resolution we all could keep. All we had to do was try something new! How easy and exciting is that? We were asked
We love Sparkling wine. [ok. I love sparkling, Mike just goes along with it] If it were up to me, I would choose a Sparkling wine almost every time, but it always seems to be delegated to celebrations. Why is
Being creative with Thanksgiving can be accomplished in many ways. You can go all out and actually buy holiday specific china. You can decorate every nook and cranny of your home with leaves, pumpkins, and acorns.  There are the harvest plaid table
In my previous post [rant], You Know You Want to #MerlotMe I tried to tell the tale of the wonderful grape varietal Merlot and hopefully allowed you to see the wrong of Miles' ways from the movie Sideways. In this post we
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I know it may be a bit narrow-minded of me, but when I hear Portugal, I think of Port. I never really put much thought into wine varietals itself coming from Portugal.  I realize that it is a bit naive
There is a wonderful group of people who get together once a month to discuss their love of wine and food.  The quote by the American writer, Judith Viorst speaks volumes.  Close friends contribute to our personal growth. They also
On the second Saturday of every month a group of foodies and winos get together to discuss their favorite two topics.  This month's #WinePW is hosted by Valerie Quintanilla of GirlsGottaDrink.com. One of the reasons I joined this group is because
My friend, Michelle Williams, over at RockinRedBlog, introduced me to a nice group of people who participate in a monthly virtual tasting party.  This party takes place on the second Saturday of each month at 11am EST on twitter and you